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Lake District Historic Environment Record

Host Local Authority:
Lake District National Park Authority 

COVID-19status update: Given the exceptional circumstances we find ourselves in, the LDNPA Historic Environment Team will be placed on furlough leave.  Whilst on furlough we won’t be able to respond to requests for HER information. We will update these pages as soon as we have returned to work and are once again able to receive HER enquiries. Apologies for any inconvenience caused.



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Contact information for key staff:
NameJob Title TelephoneEmail
General enquiries archaeology@lakedistrict.gov.uk
Eleanor KingstonLead Strategy Advisor: Historic Environment01539 792712Eleanor.Kingston@lakedistrict.gov.uk


Access to HER information:
Access to Online Database: Heritage Gateway and ArchSearch Lake District National Park Authority
Information on HER Services: Lake District National Park Authority

Location:
Lake District National Park Authority
Murley Moss
Oxenholme Road
Kendal
Cumbria

LA9 7RL

Office National Grid Reference: SD 5225 9086


Opening Hours:
Monday – Friday; 9 am – 5 pm (by appointment only)

Visitor Facilities:
Visitor desk and computer; photocopying (charges apply).

Range of information available:

Historic Environment Record – a computer database and map based system of all the known archaeological and historical sites and finds, buildings and landscapes in the Lake District National Park. Information is included from prehistory to the present day.

A library of local periodicals, monographs, books and other published and un-published sources; aerial and ground photographs and slide collections; survey and excavation reports; listed and non-listed building information; 1st and 2nd Edition OS maps; scheduled monument information; the Register of Parks and Gardens and antiquarian accounts.

Information correct as at 6 July 2020



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